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The Resource The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929, Volume VI, Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor

The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929, Volume VI, Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor

Label
The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929, Volume VI
Title
The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929
Title number
Volume VI
Statement of responsibility
Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor
Title variation
Handbook to life in America
Title variation remainder
Roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Flamboyant, excessive, and abounding in changes, the 1920's fell between the two great wars of the 20th century. Characterized in the United States by the trends of Prohibition, bootleggers, the Harlem Renaissance, Art Deco design, and the Jazz Age, this period witnessed a shift in gender relations and moral values and spawned the first generation gap. While rural life became marked by a religious fundamentalism, urban life tended to an eager acceptance of modernity, a difference highlighted by the 1925 Scopes Trial in Dayton, Tennessee ..."--Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
ZGX
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E784
LC item number
.R64 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carlisle, Rodney P
Series statement
Handbook to life in America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scopes, John Thomas
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • African Americans
  • Prohibition
  • Nineteen twenties
  • Jazz
  • Automobiles
  • United States
  • Families
  • Education
  • Technology
  • United States
  • Amusements
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
Label
The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929, Volume VI, Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Family and daily life -- Material culture -- Social attitudes -- Cities and urban life -- Rural life -- Religion -- Education -- Science and technology -- Entertainment and sports -- Crime and violence -- Labor and employment -- Military and wars -- Population trends and migration -- Transportation -- Public health, medicine, and nutrition
Control code
ocn368130360
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780816071791
Lccn
2008012630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780816071791
  • (OCoLC)368130360
Label
The roaring twenties, 1920 to 1929, Volume VI, Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Family and daily life -- Material culture -- Social attitudes -- Cities and urban life -- Rural life -- Religion -- Education -- Science and technology -- Entertainment and sports -- Crime and violence -- Labor and employment -- Military and wars -- Population trends and migration -- Transportation -- Public health, medicine, and nutrition
Control code
ocn368130360
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 282 pages
Isbn
9780816071791
Lccn
2008012630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780816071791
  • (OCoLC)368130360

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